Skip to content

Toggle service links

You are here

  1. Home
  2. Applications welcomed to join the Alumni Council

Applications welcomed to join the Alumni Council

Image of paper people bunting

Do you want to give something back by becoming a member of The Open University Business School’s Alumni Council?

The Alumni Council enshrine the School’s core values to be open, inclusive, innovative and responsive. The mission of the Alumni representative body, is to support the growth of OUBS through enhancing alumni networks to create a global community and deliver value to its members.

The Alumni Council plays an integral role within the School, usually meeting four times per year via face-to-face and virtual meetings. Led by Professor Mark Fenton-O'Creevy, the Council advises the School and University on alumni matters at a strategic level, as well as delivering projects that add value directly to the Alumni community.

OUBS with the assistance of the Alumni Council, is working on three areas of reputation building for the School:

  • building reputation in the corporate world
  • building international reputation
  • building reputation with philanthropic and corporate sponsors through practice engaged research

We are particularly looking for support in the third stream and encourage applicants who have expertise, experience or a network that has facilitated this type of work.

We welcome applications via an online form and a CV emailed to Previous applicants are encouraged to apply.

The closing date to apply for this round of applications is noon on Monday 12 March 2018. Further information on the Council remit and terms of engagement can be found here.

Feel free to contact a current Council member to find out more about the role via

Apply now Send us your CV

Watch our video to see why current Council members think you should consider joining the Alumni Council.

Upcoming Events

Feb 28

Webinar: MBA Information Session

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00

Webinar: SMEs and Climate Change – the Communication Challenge

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00


Business Talk - Natural Engineering

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 18:30 to 21:00

Le Petite Paris, Frauenstraße 15, 80469 München (DE)

See All

Request your prospectus

Request a prospectus icon

Explore our qualifications and courses by requesting one of our prospectuses today.

Request prospectus

Are you already an OU student?

Go to StudentHome